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South Ward’s Salaam Ice Cream Parlor Celebrates First Anniversary on August 25th

South Ward’s Salaam Ice Cream Parlor Celebrates First Anniversary on August 25th

Locally and family-owned business serves ice cream, homemade cakes, pies and more on Bergen Street. Favorite ice cream flavors? Butter almond and cookies and cream. Most popular bakery item? Bean pie, based on an old family recipe. South Ward resident Shikhana Muhammad, who owns and… Read more »

NEWARK WINS CITIES OF SERVICE NATIONAL COMPETITION TO REVITALIZE NEIGHBORHOODS

South Ward’s Clinton Hill Neighborhood to be one of the beneficiaries! Mayor Ras J. Baraka announced today that Cities of Service has awarded Newark as a winner of its Cities of Service City Hall AmeriCorps VISTA Love Your Block competition. Through Love Your Block, city… Read more »